Weekend By Rod Eccles As I write this, it’s the beginning of the weekend. An American weekend. It’s not the heart of summer. It’s not a holiday. But it’s a celebration in any event. It’s an American weekend. Americans will be out mowing their laws, doing maintenance on their homes, working on their cars, spending … Continue reading Weekend
America Has A Problem By Rod Eccles You hear it everywhere. You hear it from just about everyone. This November’s elections are the Most Important In Our Nation’s History. Don’t they say that about EVERY election? Well, there is some truth to the hyperbole, however. Every election IS important. Every election counts. And I mean … Continue reading America Has A Problem
Democrats claim that they are for the common man because they want the rich man to pay his “fair share” of taxes. While they claim this, it is interesting to note that Democrats have raised the tax rates on the poor and middle class far more often than Republicans.
Utopia is Dystopian in real life. - Originally Published May 2017 By Rod Eccles This is a little different from what I am known for. Actually its very different but its still recognizable as all Rod Eccles. Last night, I watched the latest two episodes of the Hulu original series, Handmaid’s Tale. The series is … Continue reading Dystopian Utopia
American Pride - Originally Published June 3, 2017 By Rod Eccles Here we are in the month of June. June represents a month of pride for many. The Islamic holiday of Ramadan is this month. This is also Gay Pride month. Rather ironic that the two would cross paths on the calendar. But, obviously Muslims … Continue reading American Pride
It was the American dream. You can be anything you want to be. You can do anything you want to do. In America, you have the freedom to become who you were meant to become. In America you can be whoever you want to be.
The Morning Light By Rod Eccles It’s a Saturday morning and I am out doing my week end rounds. But it’s a little different from a typical Saturday. The morning sunlight is just amazing. We are at that time of year when the sun is lower in the sky and after a few days of … Continue reading The Morning Light